Board of Trustees














John Maasland (Chair)  John is Chancellor of Auckland University of Technology, and also chairs Hellaby Holdings and the Academic Colleges Group. Former chairmanships include Carter Holt Harvey, Auckland Airport, New Zealand Radio Network, Royal New Zealand Ballet and South Auckland Health Foundation.



Devon McLean  Devon is Chairman of Project Janzoon and a director of Living Legends. Previous roles include Chief Operating Officer at Carter Holt Harvey, Chairman of the New Zealand Forest Industries Council, Director of the Forest Research Institute and trustee of the Rotoroa Island Trust.  



Sam Judd  Sam is co-founder and CEO of Sustainable Coastlines, and a columnist for the New Zealand Herald Online.  He is also an adviser to Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii. In 2013 he was awarded Young New Zealander of the Year, was New Zealand Sustainability Champion and the recipient of a United Nations Environment Programme Travel Award.  



Bill Dyck (Executive Director)  Bill is the CEO of BDL, a science & technology brokering company, and currently contracts to the New Zealand Regional Councils as Envirolink Manager and as Strategy Coordinator for Research, Science and Technology.  He is also Biosecurity Manager for the New Zealand Forest Owners Association. Previous roles include General Manager at Carter Holt Harvey Forests, and Assistant Director of the New Zealand Forest Research Institute.